Agents and Zillow have been at a standoff for years over the data, and the beef is catching up with consumers. The question remains: Is it professional to bash a search platform without recognizing that it offers benefits to users as well...
Zillow Group has announced it will expand its partnership with EXIT Realty Corp. International, a real estate company with franchises throughout the United States and Canada.
Builders who participate in Zillow Group's Promoted Communities program, the exclusive advertising platform for builders on Zillow and Trulia, will now have the ability to display real-time lot availability on search results and maps. In addition, they will have access to Zillow Group's brand new Builder Insights platform, which is currently in beta.
Lately, Zillow Group has been on a roll with updating and releasing new products for agents and brokers alike. Now builders can get in on the fun with a new lot availability feature for the Promoted Communities program and access to a new tool called Builder Insights...
Can you guess how much this DTLA unit goes for? (Image credit: Zillow) There's a bit of difference between what's considered a small living space across the country. In Manhattan, 900 square feet can feel like a palace, while some Southern coastal cities would consider anything under 1,000 square feet to be on the small side. Show More Summary
The most famous mash-up of valuation data and marketing applications was Zillow’s “Zestimate,” the centerpiece of Zillow’s national launch in 2006. Zillow’s PR folks at the time positioned their new tool aggressively. I was VP of Public...Show More Summary
Real estate industry insiders will likely enjoy the latest Acquired podcast, which is Ben Gilbert and David Rosenthal speaking with Kathleen Philips about the Zillow-Trulia merger (which closed in 2015). It’s an hour long, and dives into the backstory, negotiations and takeaways from the deal. Show More Summary
Spencer Rascoff, CEO of Zillow, describes how he and a group of colleagues at Expedia started their own business with a certain mission in mind.
Generally, people buy and sell houses the same today as they did 100 years ago. Aside from property portals like Rightmove, Realestate.com.au and Zillow, the industry hasn’t meaningfully shifted online. Real estate agents are front and center in the transaction, and the bulk of the process still occurs offline.
The financial results will be delivered by Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff and CFO Kathleen Phillips via a live conference call and webcast, the company said in a statement.
In addition to Case-Shiller, and CoreLogic, I'm also watching the FNC, Zillow and several other house price indexes. FNC released their August 2016 index data. FNC reported that their Residential Price Index™ (RPI) indicates that U.S. Show More Summary
Today, apropos of nothing in particular, I would like to share the story of an immigrant. In 1994, Nikolay Synkov, a Russian naval engineer, came to the United States with his wife Tatiyana and their three children. Like countless others, he came to America seeking opportunity and prosperity. Show More Summary
There are myriad stereotypes in the zeitgeist about millennials -- those between 18 and 34 -- and their attitudes toward real estate. Some believe they don't want to purchase homes or don't want homeownership badly enough to make the sacrifices necessary to save up the funds. Show More Summary
While Zillow made its mark by creating a simplistic model for consumers to find and price homes online, Opendoor goes one step further, buying and selling properties itself, creating a platform it says promises to “change the way homes are bought and sold”.
Zillow shook up the industry by making it easier for consumers to find and price homes online. But a new real estate technology company, Opendoor, is overhauling the traditional real estate business model in a more fundamental way.....
Are you using Zillow reviews to grow your real estate business? Online reviews are vital in today's social-proof economy. People want to see your real estate reviews. Often, they place as much or more importance on Zillow reviews and online reviews from Facebook, Google, etc., as they do on personal recommendations. ...
Inside the property at 24 Brentwood Drive, Connecticut. (Photo: Courtesy Zillow) “Unique one of a kind finishing completed by a professional!” reads the Zillow listing for 24 Brentwood Dr., Avon, Connecticut. But as you page through the listing’s 40 pictures, you begin to wonder: a professional what? The house isn’t just overdecorated. Show More Summary
Scroll down to discover the price tag on this studio in San Francisco. (Image credit: Zillow) Whether you're considering a move soon, or you're just curious about how the rest of the country lives, this should prove to be a fun adventure:...Show More Summary
The most transformative addition to the IR website is the inclusion of an Interactive Analyst Center (IAC). The new feature aims to enhances Zillow Group’s IR website by presenting the company’s historical financial data and performance metrics in easy to use online and downloadable spreadsheets, as well as charting capabilities.
(Image credit: via Zillow) Mies van der Rohe's Lafayette Park in Detroit was designated a National Landmark just last year, and now you can own a piece of it for $349,000. READ MORE »